Obama unveils ConnectHome to get low-income households online

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Dubbed ConnectHome, the new initiative will bring high-speed broadband access to over 275,000 low-income households across the US. According to the White House, the pilot program will launch in 27 cities across the US, including New York, Boston, and Seattle, as well as the Choctaw Tribal Nation. The initial launch will connect nearly 200,000 children to the Web, according to the White House. – Don Reisinger, CNET